A complete visitors guide to accommodation, activities, shopping, dining and clubs on the
Central Coast -- a step away from Sydney.
With its golden beaches for surfing, swimming, diving or walking, the Central Coast is a
great weekend escape or an ideal holiday destination.
Bateau Bay is located next door to The Entrance and is within
a 15 to 30 minute drive to the Central Coast top attractions.
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort:
Blue Lagoon is located 10 minutes from The Entrance and 15 minutes from Terrigal -- on the beach at Bateau Bay.
A secluded, shady location for families, fishermen, and nature lovers. Located right on
the shores of beautiful Lake Munmorah, Budgewoi Tourist Park is an easy one and three
quarter hour drive north of Sydney; off the
Forresters Resort offers 34 rooms, some featuring king size beds, large spa bathrooms and
private balconies. Forresters Resort is only a six minute stroll to unspoiled Forresters
Beach; ideal for a romantic getaway.
Central Coast Charters has a block licence that covers you while you are fishing aboard
Fern Valley Ranch is situated in Silvesters Road, Somersby, about ten minutes from Gosford
City -- just behind Old Sydney Town along Wisemans Ferry Road. A day at the farm includes
doing your own BBQ (facilities, meat and salad supplied), dining in a relaxed ranch-style
farm house, fruit picking, bush walking, boat rowing, cattle feeding and visiting the most
unusual waterfalls in the region.
Fresh Tracks offer a unique opportunity for tourists and locals to experience guided 4WD
bush safaris on the Scenic Central Coast of New South Wales.
The online directory for Gosford City and Central Coast suburbs contains hundreds of
business listings, community news and events.
One of the most active clubs on the NSW Central Coast Gosford Sailing Club conducts dinghy
and inshore keelboat racing. Each year the Gosford Sailing Club also organises one of the
few truly blue water races held in Australia -- The Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht
The Australian Reptile Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is located at Somersby, near Gosford.
The 50-year-old Sanctuary is perhaps best known for its lifesaving work with the
production of snake and spider venom, helping to save over 300 lives in Australia each
Forest of Tranquillity:
Located in Ourimbah, the Forest of Tranquility is home to almost 200 species of rainforest
flora and sanctuary to more than 126 species of native birds.
Located just one hour drive from the centre of Sydney,
Glenworth Valley (near Peats Ridge) is Australia's largest horseriding centre.
Located in Terrigal, The Letterbox Restaurant is provides modern Australian cuisine, a
fully licensed bar and an eclectic wine list in a casual relaxed dinning atmosphere;
seating approximately 110 people.
This hostel, located 100 metres from the beach, offers double, twin share, family and
dormitory rooms for the budget traveller.
Terrigal's newest and most luxurious serviced apartment complex with spacious spa, one
bedroom, and studio apartments. Apartments all have their own balconies with a picturesque
view of the Terrigal Basin.
From entertainment under the sails in the Foreshore Park, to fine outdoor dining,
accommodation to suit any taste and budget, and an endless array of shops and markets,
there is something to be had by everyone.
Toowoon Bay Tourist
Toowoon Bay, perfect for young families and surf lovers with safe swimming and direct
access to the beach. Close to all the attractions of The Entrance.
Tuggerah Lakes Motel is located at Gorokan, between Tuggerah and Budgewoi Lakes. The Motel
has a pool, air conditioning, and is close to a club and shopping centre.
Surrounded by inland waterways, ocean beach and national park, The Woy Woy Peninsula has
much to offer residents and visitors alike.
Situated in the heart of Wyong, the Grand Hotel has become a popular venue for dining out,
entertainment, accommodation, or just a quiet drink with friends.